Training opportunities for Small Business
Workshops to support small businesses in the Blue Mountains...
Many individuals, families and small businesses continue to be disrupted with closures, a decrease in demand for services and a downturn in visitor numbers deeply affecting our community. Stimulus packages have been announced by the Federal and NSW Governments as part of the economic response to COVID-19.
Council understands the stress our community is under and endeavours to provide accurate information as it becomes available. The information below is correct at 18 March and it is expected to change. If you or your staff are distressed and need wellbeing support please visit the Beyond Blue website for information.
The Australian Government Treasury's economic response includes, but is not limited to:
The NSW Government's economic response includes, but is not limited to:
The National Debt Hotline (NDH) is expanding its capacity to help more people because of the COVID-19 crisis. The NDH, supported by Financial Counselling Australia, provides free and confidential advice to people who are experiencing financial stress and hardship. It’s a community-based service and is the best way for people to get help quickly.
If you’re feeling overwhelmed and not sure what to do about debt, contact the NDH for free and confidential financial counselling to get back on track. Call 1800 007 007 or visit www.ndh.org.au for more information.